Anna Wintour, Editor-in-Chief of American Vogue magazine, watches the French Open mens final match between Spaniard Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer of Switzerland at Roland Garros in Paris on June 5, 2011. Nadal defeated Federer 7-5, 7-6 (3), 5-7, 6-1 to win his record-tying 6th French Open title. UPI/David Silpa | License Photo
"Vogue editors around the world want the magazines to reflect their commitment to the health of the models who appear on the pages and the well-being of their readers," The New York Times reported Conde Nast International Chairman Jonathan Newhouse said Thursday.
The Times said the announcement came after fashion magazines have been criticized for years for promoting unrealistic standards of beauty, a practice made even more common with the widespread use of digital retouching.